MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--Code42, a leading provider of information security solutions, today announced that it will co-host a live complimentary webinar entitled “Cybersecurity in 2018: Results from the 2018 Cyberthreat Defense Report” on Tuesday, May 22 from 1–1:45 p.m. CDT. The webinar is co-presented by the CyberEdge Group, authors of the annual Cyberthreat Defense Report, which provides insight into the perceptions, concerns and defenses of 1,200 IT security experts across 17 countries and 19 industries. This webinar will deliver insights attendees can use to compare perceptions, priorities and security postures with security-minded peers. Registration for the webinar is now open.

Hosted by Steve Piper, co-founder and CEO of the CyberEdge Group, and Mark Wojtasiak, vice president of product marketing at Code42, the webinar will cover topics such as:

Why security budgets have hit an all-time high; How 53 percent of organizations hit by ransomware avoided paying; Why over 90 percent of respondents say their organization has significant challenges related to cloud security; and The new weakest link in cybersecurity.

Code42 offers on-demand webinars on a variety of other data security topics, including: “Accelerating Incident Response with Forensic File Search,” “ User Behavior Study Reveals Gaping Holes in Information Security ” and “ Inside Threat: The Evolving Nature of Attack Patterns.” Visit the Code42 website for more information.

About Code42 Code42, a leading provider of information security solutions, secures the ideas of more than 50,000 organizations worldwide, including the most recognized brands in business and education. Because Code42 collects and indexes every version of every file, the company offers security, legal and IT teams total visibility and recovery of data –wherever it lives and moves. With real-time alerts and forensics, these teams can easily detect, investigate and rapidly recover from any data incident, such as ransomware, lost or stolen devices, and insider threats. Supported by a global state-of-the-art cloud infrastructure, the Code42 platform safeguards hundreds of petabytes of data and helps organizations comply with evolving regulatory requirements.

Founded in 2001, the company is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and backed by Accel Partners, JMI Equity, NEA and Split Rock Partners. For more information, visit  code42.com.

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Gerri Dyrek, 844-333-4242

Vice President Corporate Marketing

gerri.dyrek@code42.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MINNESOTA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT HARDWARE INTERNET NETWORKS SOFTWARE OTHER TECHNOLOGY SECURITY MOBILE/WIRELESS

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